Experience the flair, fusion and flavors of Asia in Eastern Iowa at the 4th Annual AsianFest 2017! The festival will take place on Saturday, July 8, 2017, in downtown Cedar Rapids at the McGrath Amphitheater from 12 pm-10.30 pm. The festival is FREE and fun for all ages!
Join us and Jenny Valliere, the festival’s emcee and popular radio personality of Z102.9, as we showcase the exotic beauty, culture and richness of Asia! Enjoy live cultural performances that will be showcased throughout the day from Bollywood fusion dancing, Filipino performances, to cultural demonstrations.
Delight in an array of mouthwatering Asian cuisine as vendors cook up their country’s famous ethnic dishes. Food and beverages (ethnic drinks, water, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages) will be available for purchase at the festival.
Visit interactive villages and learn about the colorful and exotic traditions, language, clothing and activities of various Asian countries.
A free interactive Kids Zone will delight our young visitors for hours with bounce house, face painting, balloon artist, bubble making and much more to keep them entertained!
In the evening, the festival will showcase our popular colorful fashion show, a high-energy International Dance Party by the River with Pri yon Joni & DJ Raj, and back by popular demand we will cap the night off with a live concert by the band Gimikk!